A moment of stillness (69).

Be willing! For the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel, has said: “You will be delivered by returning and resting; your strength will lie in quiet confidence. But you are not willing.” Isaiah 30:15 It’s so frustrating when you wait for God’s deliverance longer than you anticipated. When the attacks of the enemy continue…

A moment of stillness (3).

The God that relents. “Go back and tell Hezekiah, the leader of my people, ‘This is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Look, I will heal you. On the third day from now you will go up to the Lord’s temple.’” 2 Kings 20:5 This is a…

The gift of a new year.

Why we should make resolutions and keep them. I used to dislike new year resolutions. I think it was probably because I failed to keep them most of the time. But what if we make resolutions and actually keep them? As I’m seeking to understand that we just started another year, I can’t help but…

In need of change.

Letting God shape your perspective. I love starting a new year and I know the expectation that builds inside when we dream of all the things that we will change with the start of a fresh year. It is good to make resolutions and to start a new year with determination and new hopes. But…